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European Open: Trump announces presidential rerun, NATO in focus

We knew it was coming, but now it is official. Trump will run for the Whitehouse once more. But perhaps more pressing is today’s emergency NATO meeting.

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European Open: Trump announces “big announcement” on mid-term eve

I think we all know what the big announcement will be (and no, it likely won’t be the release of his tax returns).

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November 8, 2022 12:13 AM
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Celebrity stocks: how celebrities impact the stock market

When celebrities invest, it causes speculators to go into overdrive, but the relationship works both ways. When celebrities show negative feelings toward a company, it can send the markets reeling. Find out more about the celebrity stock phenomenon.

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June 24, 2021 07:31 AM

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What will it mean for the US Dollar if Senate passes extra stimulus? DXY, EUR/USD

If the bill is passed, the US Dollar should continue to weaken

December 29, 2020 08:55 AM
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Currency pair of the week: EUR/USD

Just as with Europe, a crisis (Brexit) has been averted in the US (stimulus package)

December 28, 2020 03:37 AM
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Biden Has Officially Won – What’s Next for Traders?

We can look at the moves we’ve seen since election night as a harbinger of the short-term trends to expect in the coming days and weeks

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November 7, 2020 07:24 AM
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Election 2020: Key Outstanding States to Watch and What the Market Reaction Means

With no clear answer on election night, see the timelines for key states and our interpretation of the market's reaction

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November 4, 2020 05:55 AM
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LIVE BLOG: 2020 Election Results and Analysis

Be sure to refresh this page throughout the election to get the latest insights from our global analyst team!

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November 3, 2020 09:21 PM
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Election 2020: Links to Review ALL of Our Election Analysis

See our full suite of election-focused articles to prepare for our Election Night Live Blog!

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November 2, 2020 07:52 AM
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Election 2020: A State-by-State and Hour-by-Hour Playbook

See the schedule of key states and races traders will be watching on Election Night!

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October 29, 2020 08:05 AM
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Election 2020: Final “State of the Race” and What’s Priced In to Markets?

If you expect a close, highly-contested result where neither candidate concedes, there may be more potential for a volatile, downside move in global equity markets and risk-sensitive currencies.

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October 27, 2020 10:38 AM
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Final Debate Recap: Top Three Trading Takeaways from a More Civil Conversation

See our top 3 takeaways from last night's final Presidential debate, including why it may be too little, too late to shift the race meaningfully...

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October 23, 2020 04:19 AM
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How Could the 2020 Presidential Election Affect the Stock Market?

The U.S. presidential election can significantly impact the stock market. Read on to learn how the market may react and how you can prepare.

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October 16, 2020 05:06 AM
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What if There’s No Winner on Election Night?

Regardless of who ultimately wins, there’s a relatively high chance that the outcome of the election won’t be known on election night.

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October 13, 2020 10:18 AM
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Gold Intraday: Under Pressure as Stimulus Hopes Faded

Spot gold is under pressure after U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement to stop stimulus package discussions...

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October 6, 2020 07:37 PM
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Four Weeks Out: The State of the 2020 US Presidential Race and Market Implications

Perhaps the biggest “October Surprise” is how stable polls of the race have been over the last few months...

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October 6, 2020 05:16 AM
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Currency Pair of the Week: AUD/USD

This week, AUD/USD traders need to be aware of a number of events!

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Trump Has COVID, NFP Whiffs, Eyes on USD/JPY

The labor market recovery appears to be stalling at the same time that COVID-19 infections are worryingly ticking up again across multiple areas in the country, including the President's own diagnosis.

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October 2, 2020 04:49 AM
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Three Takeaways for Traders from a Debacle of a US Presidential Debate

Trump’s refusal to commit to accepting the legitimacy of the election regardless of the outcome has stoked fears of a contentious legal battle and/or civil unrest over the result of the election.

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September 30, 2020 06:09 AM
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2020 US Election: Trump’s Policies and Potential Market Impact

Reading between the lines, traders can interpret that a second term with Trump as president would focus on solidifying the priorities from his first term.

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September 22, 2020 09:25 AM
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Key 2020 US Election Dates and Markets to Watch

See a schedule of key dates to watch around the 2020 US election and the potential markets to watch throughout the election!

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September 11, 2020 11:46 AM
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Stock Market Performance Since the Last US Election

What about market performance since the election in 2016? Read on to discover what the past four years mean for your portfolio moving forward.

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September 10, 2020 06:40 AM
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Interest Rates During the 2020 Election Year

What happens to interest rates during an election year? History tells us the Fed's response to the election may vary depending on the elected candidate.

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September 4, 2020 05:23 AM